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Is wellbutrin (bupropion) for ADHD and depression?

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Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry
5 doctors agree

In brief: Wellbutrin (bupropion) is used

To treat depression.
It is excellent for atypical depression. I have seen it used for adhd - but usually when more typical adhd medication were not an option. (off label).

In brief: Wellbutrin (bupropion) is used

To treat depression.
It is excellent for atypical depression. I have seen it used for adhd - but usually when more typical adhd medication were not an option. (off label).
Dr. Heidi Fowler
Dr. Heidi Fowler
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Dr. Alan Ali
Psychiatry
2 doctors agree

In brief: Wellbutrin/ADHD

It can be used off-label as a supplement with ADHD medications, or if patient cannot tolerate stimulants.

In brief: Wellbutrin/ADHD

It can be used off-label as a supplement with ADHD medications, or if patient cannot tolerate stimulants.
Dr. Alan Ali
Dr. Alan Ali
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Dr. Diane Minich
Family Medicine

In brief: Wellbutrin (bupropion)

Is indicated for depression but is not indicated for adhd.

In brief: Wellbutrin (bupropion)

Is indicated for depression but is not indicated for adhd.
Dr. Diane Minich
Dr. Diane Minich
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